DATA SCIENTIST

Unlock your potential with a prestigious opportunity alongside an award-winning, data-driven industry leader! A tremendous opportunity awaits a Financial Markets Data Scientist to collaborate a highly respected team. In this role, you will spearhead day-to-day data and analytics support for the diverse cross-functional with traders, portfolio managers, and analysts to uncover actionable insights that enhance trading strategies, optimize risk management, and drive investment performance. Seize this chance to harness your expertise and drive impactful decisions within a thriving, forward-looking organization at the forefront of innovation.

Responsibilities:

Utilize advanced data mining and statistical techniques to analyze large datasets from various sources including market data, economic indicators, and client portfolios.
Develop predictive models and algorithms to forecast market trends, identify trading opportunities, and optimize investment strategies.
Work closely with quantitative researchers and developers to implement models into production environments.
Conduct thorough data analysis to support portfolio construction, risk modeling, and performance attribution.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate data science solutions into business processes and decision-making frameworks.
Stay current with industry trends and advancements in data science, machine learning, and quantitative finance.

To succeed you will have;

Proven experience in data science or quantitative analysis within capital markets, preferably on both buy and sell sides.
Proficiency in programming languages such as Python, R, or Matlab, with experience in data manipulation, statistical analysis, and machine learning libraries.
Strong understanding of financial instruments, market dynamics, and trading strategies.
Advanced knowledge across Products; (Equities, Bonds, Derivatives, SWAPS, Options, Futures, Commodities).
Ability to communicate complex findings and technical concepts effectively to non-technical stakeholders.
Experience with big data technologies (e.g., Hadoop, Spark) and cloud platforms (AWS, Azure) is a plus.

Benefits:

Competitive compensation package including base salary and performance-based bonuses.
Flexible work environment with options for remote work and flexible hours.
Professional development opportunities and support for continued learning.

Mane Consulting specialise in Data & Analytics. For more information on this role or others like this in the market apply below or contact Paula

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